Jewish languages
Jewish languages are the various languages and dialects that developed in Jewish communities around the world.
Early Northwest Semitic (ENWS) materials are attested to and from 2350 BCE to 12...
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Hebrew alphabet
The Hebrew alphabet (Hebrew: אָלֶף־בֵּית עִבְרִי, alefbet ʿIvri ), known variously by scholars as the Jewish script, square script, block script, is used in the writing of the Hebrew language, as...
Hebrew alphabet - Wikipedia
Hebrew language
Hebrew street sign, above in Hebrew script, below in Latin transliteration. Aluf Batslut veAluf Shum ("The Onion Champion and the Garlic Champion") is a play by Hayyim Nahman Bialik.Hebrew (/ˈhiːbruː/...
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Judeo-Arabic languages
The Judeo-Arabic languages (Arabic: عربية يهودية‎, Hebrew: יהודית ערבית‎) are a continuum of Arabic dialects spoken by Jews living or formerly living in the Arab world; the term also r...
Aramaic language
Aramaic (Classical Syriac: ܐܪܡܝܐ Aramaya) is a family of languages or dialects, belonging to the Semitic family. More specifically, it is a part of the Northwest Semitic subfamily, which also incl...
Aramaic language - Wikipedia
Jewish names
The Jewish name has historically varied, encompassing throughout the centuries several different traditions. This article looks at the onomastics practices of the Jewish people, that is, the history ...
Judæo-Iranian languages
The Judæo-Iranian languages (or dialects) are a number of related Jewish variants of Iranian languages spoken throughout the formerly extensive realm of the Persian Empire. Judaeo-Iranian dialects are...
Judæo-Iranian languages - Wikipedia
Judæo-Romance languages
Judaeo-Romance languages are Jewish languages derived from Romance languages, spoken by various Jewish communities (and their descendants) originating in regions where Romance languages predominate, a...
Judæo-Romance languages - Wikipedia
Yiddish language
Yiddish (ייִדיש, יידיש or אידיש, yidish/idish, literally "Jewish") is the historical language of the Ashkenazi Jews. It originated during the 9th century in Central Europe, providing the pre-existing ...
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Yiddish Wikipedia
Yiddish Wikipedia is the Yiddish-language version of Wikipedia. It was founded on March 3, 2004, and the first article was written November 28 of that year.
As of 21 feb 2015 the Yiddish Wikipedia...
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Modern Hebrew phonology
This article is about the phonology of the Hebrew language based on the Israeli dialects. It deals with current phonology and phonetics as well as with historical developments thereof, including geogr...
Yinglish
Yinglish words (also referred to colloquially as Hebronics) are neologisms created by speakers of Yiddish in English-speaking countries, sometimes to describe things that were uncommon in the old coun...
Palmyrene dialect
Palmyrene or Palmyrenean was a West Aramaic dialect spoken in the city of Palmyra, Syria, in the early centuries AD. The development of cursive versions of Aramaic led to the creation of the Palmyren...
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Judaeo-Georgian
Judaeo-Georgian (Georgian: ყივრული ენა) (also known as Kivruli and Gruzinic) is the traditional dialect of the Georgian language spoken by Georgian Jews, the ancient Jewish community of the Caucas...
Meteg
Meteg (or metheg, Hebrew מֶתֶג, lit. 'bridle', also ga'ya געיה, lit. 'bellowing', מאריך ma'arikh, or מעמיד ma'amid) is a punctuation mark used in Biblical Hebrew for stress marking. It is a vertical...
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Yevanic language
Yevanic, also known as Judæo-Greek or Romaniyot, is a Greek dialect formerly used by the Romaniotes, a group of Greek Jews whose presence in the Levant is documented since the Hellenistic period. Its ...
Leshon Hakodesh
Leshon Hakodesh (Hebrew: לשון הקודש‎; lit. "the sacred language" or "the holy language" or "the Tongue of Holiness") is a Jewish term and appellation attributed to the Hebrew language, in wh...
Leshon Hakodesh - Wikipedia
Judaeo-Italian languages
Judæo-Italian languages are varieties of Italian used by Italian Jews between the 10th and the 20th centuries in Italy, Corfu, and Zante.
The glossonym type giudeo-italiano is of academic and rela...
Hebrew numerals
The system of Hebrew numerals is a quasi-decimal alphabetic numeral system using the letters of the Hebrew alphabet.The system was adopted from that of the Greek numerals in the late 2nd century BC; i...
International Phonetic Alphabet for Hebrew
The charts below show the way in which the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) represents Modern/Israeli Hebrew language pronunciations in Wikipedia articles. Since Modern Hebrew has both non-Orien...
International Phonetic Alphabet for Hebrew - Wikipedia
Judeo-Yemeni Arabic
Judeo-Yemeni Arabic (also known as Judeo-Yemeni, Yemenite Judeo-Arabic) is a variety of Arabic spoken by Jews living or formerly living in Yemen. 50,000 speakers now live in Israel, 1,000 remain in Ye...
Judæo-Marathi
Judæo-Marathi (Marathi: जुदाव मराठी) is a form of Marathi spoken by the Bene Israel, a Jewish ethnic group that developed a unique identity in India and in Pakistan. Judæo-Marathi is, like other Marat...
Judæo-Marathi - Wikipedia
Betanure Jewish Neo-Aramaic
Betanure Jewish Neo-Aramaic, the local dialect of Betanure, is among the rarest and most seriously endangered varieties of Aramaic spoken at the present time. It is also one of the most conservative o...
Sabesdiker losn
Der sabesdiker-losn (Yiddish: דער סאַבעסדיקער לאָסן) is a dialectical feature characteristic of the Northeastern dialect of the Yiddish language (NEY, Litvisher-vaysrusisher dialekt, Tsofn-yidish), wh...
Sabesdiker losn - Wikipedia